Depeuty Supported A Bill On Restricting Gembling Advertising In Georgia
Tsotn, zurabiani, made a statement in support of the draft law post prohibiting the advertising of the gembling industry in georgia.
Deputy from party «georgian dream – democratic georgia» tsotn, zurabiani stated for placing advertising near educational and religious institutions, the level of dependence on gembling decreesses. According to politics, gambling significantly complicate the fact that in the country, already difficult socio-economic situation. To achieve the result, it im important to use different directions that, when working together, lead to a positive result.
Also, according to the depeuty, one legislative act is not enough, and for the final solution to the problem of lucky, it is important that the state connects to the promotion of a healthy lifestyle among young people. One of these methods will be the introduction of various educational events.
Representatives of parliament have already made attempts to conduct a bill prohibiting advertising of gambling in the media. An indicative evidence of harm from gomblings was the case of the death of the operator of the first channel. Father of the deceased shared that the son had debts. Once, apart from relatives, he said that because of the addiction to gambling, the quality of his life deteriorated significantly. As a result, the first channel decided to abandon gambling advertising from next year.
At the moment, the gambling industry in georgia occupies a leading place in the economy. According to the latest information, in total in the country there are about 90 totals, 6.4 thouusand. Gaming devices and seven online playgrounds. As you know, in many foreign websites online casinos do not need to specify your age and personal number, while local resources may need to specify the above data.
Representative of the organization «mother against gambling» tamara japaridze states that with a population of 3.7 million people in georgia there are about 700 thousand. People suffering from gambling addiction. Also, according to the study of ngos, 90% of all 17-year-olds are playing gambling. From the sample of 14-year-olds, 28% play among 16 year olds – 58%.
Recall, the national bank of brazil wants to increase the value of the products of the lottery.